Police Blotter: Aggravated Assault, Car Break-ins, Hot Laundry

The following incidents were highlighted on the Boston Police District A-1 police journal log for the North End / Waterfront area.  Aggravated Assault 10/24/17    2:30pm Victim...

Kick Off Meeting Addresses Issues at Langone and Puopolo Parks

On Tuesday, October 24, the Boston Parks and Recreation Department hosted their first community meeting to discuss proposed improvements for Langone & Puopolo Parks...

What’s Inside the Tomb? Old North Opens Crypt Vault After 105 Years

On Tuesday morning, October 24, Boston City Archeologist Joe Bagley and Funerary Archeologist Jane Rousseau examined one of the 37 tombs in the Old...

Greenway Conservancy Receives $1.4 Million Gift from The Lynch Foundation to Fund North End...

The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy today announced a $1.4 million grant from The Lynch Foundation. In recognition of this support, a completely renovated garden...

Prado / Paul Revere Mall Restoration Moves Forward With $2 Million Budget

With a larger $2 million budget, the Boston Parks & Recreation Department held a second and final community meeting to discuss restoration of the...

Life on the Corner: A Copp’s Hill Mystery

The photo I’m sharing today comes from a postcard dated 1908 and depicts the Copp’s Hill Burying Ground. I assume the date is accurate...

USS Constitution “Old Ironsides” Underway After Three Year Overhaul for US Navy’s Birthday

https://youtu.be/o8qLnem9sYo Happy 242nd Birthday U.S. Navy! USS Constitution went underway for her first turnaround demonstration since October 2014 from Charlestown Navy Yard on Friday Oct. 20...

Assaggio Restaurant to Open Cooking School on Prince Street [Video]

https://youtu.be/wr1ju3rfH6s At 25-29 Prince Street, restauranteur Frank DePasquale is planning on expanding the second floor of Assaggio Restaurant for a cooking school, La Scuola at Assaggio. DePasquale...

Marquis Health CEO Talks About Taking Reins of North End Nursing & Rehab Facility...

https://youtu.be/KA4TVAD-2Z4 CEO Norman Rokeach of Marquis Health Services spoke at this month's North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) meeting regarding the operational transition of the...

Edwards & Passacantilli, District 1 City Council Candidates, at North End Forum [Video]

https://youtu.be/Ub8BBeQ8xq8 The two final candidates to represent District 1 (North End, Charlestown & East Boston) on the Boston City Council participated in a forum on...

Neighborhood Council Hears Proposal For Three Building Development on Jerusalem Place [Video]

https://youtu.be/ku_MBZ6BwiE A three-building new construction project has been proposed at 5-7-9 Jerusalem Place, currently a parking lot on the narrow street located off Salem and...

Police Blotter: Roof Break-in, Firehouse Boot, Car Theft & Drug Store Shoplifting

The following incidents were reported on the North End / Waterfront police blotter, courtesy of District 1 Boston Police.  Vandalism / Trespassing 10/08/17       ...